Le Quai à Raisins Belvedere
Brand new wine - tasting notes to follow
The official tasting notes state:
GRAPE VARIETY & TERROIR: Syrah & Grenache on pink sandstone and schist
THE VINES: Parcels located in the Terrasses du Larzac (Hérault). Organically farmed and harvested by hand.
WINEMAKING: Whole bunch Syrah co-fermented with destemmed Grenache. The grapes are macerated for 22 days between 24 and 27°C. Fermentation with indigenous yeasts. Aged 15 months in 400L French oak barrels. No added sulphites.
TASTING: Toasted coffee beans, cacao and black olive aromas. Complexe and dense wine with a fruity cherry finish.
WHEN TO DRINK: Great ageing potential. To be drunk with a nice piece of pork or duck.
|Winery||Le Quai à Raisins - by Imogen & Robin at Chateau Costes Cirgues|
|Winery status||Family owned and run|
|Annual production||Less than 3000 bottles|
|Grapes||Syrah and Grenache|
|Style||Soft and natural|
|Grapes Own Yeast||Yes|
|No wood used||Yes|
|Sulphite level||Sulphite Free|